June at Blue Chip: Salute to our Veterans, Foreigner founding member Lou Gramm, dining and spa specials

Michigan City, Ind.—June at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, features a Salute to our Veterans motorcycle ride and dinner, a performance by ‘human jukebox’ Lou Gramm, spa and dining specials, gaming excitement and more.  

Giveaways

In Young at Heart every Monday in June, guests 50 and older can enjoy specials that include 50% off a buffet after earning 25 slot points every Monday from 6 am to 11:59 pm, 6x reel slots and 3x video poker. Check the B Connected Club for details and restrictions or visit BConnectedOnline.com.

New Member Signup

Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in June and earn Slot Points on the day of sign up. Earn 1,000 base points on your B Connected Card and receive $5 in Slot Points; earn 2,500 base points and receive a total of $15 in Slot Points; and earn 5,000 base points and receive a total of $40 in Slot Points. Check the B Connected Club for details and restrictions or visit www.BConnectedOnline.com.

Gaming Excitement

Win up to $60,000 this month with Progressive Payout, held on Friday, June 30. A total of 15 winners draw for a chance at the Progressive Prize at 9 pm, then a guaranteed winner of $5,000 in Slot Dollars is drawn at 10 pm. B Connected Members get one free entry and earn more entries by playing their favorite slot and table games. Learn more at BlueChipCasino.com.

In Hot Seat every Friday and Sunday in June from 1 pm to 7 pm, two table game Hot Seats are drawn every hour. The player seated and actively playing in the Hot Seat wins $50 in chips. The winner can keep the $50 in chips or trade it for a mystery envelope for a chance at $100 in chips.

Poker tournaments will be held every day in June.

On Sundays, tournament starts at 12:15 pm; registration begins at 10 am with an $80 buy-in and an unlimited $80 re-entry fee.

The Mondays Bounty tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $125 buy-in and an unlimited $125 re-entry fee.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, the tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $40 entry fee and an unlimited $40 re-entry fee.

On Wednesdays, tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with a $60 buy-in and an unlimited $60 re-entry fee.

On Fridays, the tournament starts at 6:15 pm; registration begins at 4 pm with an $80 buy-in and an unlimited $80 re-entry fee.

On Saturdays, the tournament starts at 12:15 pm; registration begins at 10 am with an $80 buy-in and an unlimited $80 re-entry fee.

For all poker tournaments, Blue Chip Casino No-Limit Texas Hold’em rules apply. All players must be 21 years of age or older with a valid state or government issued photo ID. Tournament players must be B Connected members; guests can sign up free at the B Connected Club. Great Entertainment and Special Events

Pay tribute to our veterans with a special police-escorted motorcycle ride, veterans’ vendor fair and dinner on Saturday, June 17. Proceeds from Salute to our Veterans, held in cooperation with The Guardian Riders, will benefit Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) programs from Porter-Starke Services, Combat Bikesaver, Empowering Patriots, LaPorte County Veterans Treatment Court and Housing Opportunities. Tickets are $15 for the dinner and an additional $5 for the police-escorted motorcycle ride or $30 for a double ride and dinner, and can be purchased by credit card at ticketmaster.com, in person at The Gift Box in the Blue Chip Casino pavilion or at participating VFWs in La Porte, Lake and Porter Counties.

Lou Gramm, founding member of legendary rock band Foreigner, performs in the Stardust Event Center on Saturday, June 17 at 8 pm. Tickets are on sale now starting at  $35 from ticketmaster.com or at the Blue Chip Gift Box.

Guests must be 21 or older, with a valid state or government issued photo ID.

For live music in June, visit It’s Vegas Baby! and Rocks lounge. At It’s Vegas Baby!, Gas Station Disco on Saturday, June 10, Dick Diamond and the Dusters on Saturday, June 17 and Fool House on Saturday, June 24. There’s a $5 cover charge for Saturday shows. On Friday nights, It’s Vegas Baby! features DJ Night starting at 10 pm. Celebrate your inner Van Gogh with Wine and Canvas at 5:30 pm on Tuesdays, June 6, 13, 20 and 27.

At Rocks, It’s free live music from the best local and regional bands. On Thursdays, Zane’s Way at 8 pm on June 8; The Muddsharks at 8 pm on June 15, The Windbreakers at 8 pm on June 22 and South City Revival at 8 pm on June 29. On Fridays, it’s Soda at 6 pm and Crawpuppies at 10:30 pm on June 2; Chicago Soul Explosion at 6 pm and The Stereotypes at 10:30 pm on June 9, R-Gang at 6 pm and Ultrafab at 10:30 pm on June 16, Juke Box Band at 6 pm and The Gilligans at 10:30 pm on June 23 and Midnight Band at 6 pm and Retropolitan at 10:30 pm on June 30. On Saturdays, see Monterrey at 1:30 pm, BBI at 6 pm and Sealed with a Kiss at 10:30 pm on June 3, Rosie and the Rivets at 1:30 pm, The Dancing Noodles at 6 pm and Fu5ion Band at 10:30 pm on June 10; The Nightshift Band at 1:30 pm, The Wind Gypsys at 6 pm and April’s Reign at 10:30 pm on June 17,  Head Honchos at 1:30 pm, Coverlicious at 6 pm and Ear Candy at 10:30 pm on June 24. On Sundays, see Spike and the Spitwads at noon and Rebel Pride Band at 5 pm on June 4, Rick Lindy and the Wild Ones at noon and The Original Hazzard County Band at 5 pm on June 11, The Niche at noon and Hoosier Highway at 5 pm on June 18, and Just Enuff Band at noon and Perry Hutchins Band at 5 pm on June 25. Seating is limited, so arrive early.

June at spa blu Get that relaxed summertime feeling with a visit to spa blu. Enjoy a Shades of Blu massage for $115 ($135 value), or treat Dad to a Gentleman’s Bourbon Pedicure for $50 or Chill Out Dad, a 50-minute massage and haircut, for $99 ($114 value). Offers are valid Monday-Thursday in June; one discount per person. Call 888-879-7711 ext 2583 to book an appointment today.

Dining specials

At The Game, try the Burger of the Month — the Mediterranean Burger — an Angus beef patty topped with feta cheese, oven-roasted grape tomatoes, field greens, red onion and tzatziki sauce and served on a pita for $13.50. Enjoy it with the June Beer of the Month, Goose Island Summertime. 

Celebrate Father’s Day, June 18 at Options with the delicious new Butcher’s Block menu of chicken, pork, beef, kabobs and other favorites for just $18.99 plus tax from 7 am to 2 pm and $24.99 plus tax from 3 pm to 9 pm.

Enjoy the Hump Day Buffet every Wednesday, excluding holidays, for 30 percent off normal prices: $8.39 plus tax for breakfast, $11.19 plus tax for lunch and $13.99 plus tax for dinner.

Every Thursday, head out to Options for the Chuck Wagon BBQ, including western chuck wagon-style BBQ ribs, chicken, pork, brisket and more from 3 pm to 9 pm for $24.99 plus tax.

Early birds get a full breakfast buffet at Options on Fridays in June with the 777 Sunrise Special Breakfast for only $7.77 plus tax from 7 am to 10 am. Enjoy an $11.11 Lunch Buffet every Friday from 11 am to 3 pm. Check out the Farm to Lake buffet special every Friday for local farm fresh vegetables and fresh-caught lake fish cooked to order from 4 pm to 10 pm for $26.99 plus tax.

On Saturdays, try the Blue Chip Brunch from 7 am to 3 pm for $18.99 plus tax and don’t miss Prime Rib & Crab Saturdays from 4 pm to 11 pm for $31.99 plus tax.

On Sundays in June at Options check out Sunday Side Up, with hearty breakfast and lunch favorites such as steak and eggs and a made-to-order yogurt parfait station from 7 am to 2 pm for $18.99 plus tax. Enjoy the Butcher’s Block Buffet Special, with old-fashioned butcher shop style chicken, pork, beef, kabobs and more from 3 pm to 9 pm for $24.99 plus tax.

For additional details on Blue Chip’s June entertainment, events and special offers, visit www.bluechipcasino.com or call 888-879-7711.

About Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa

Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa is the premier entertainment destination in Northwest Indiana. Located an hour’s drive east of Chicago in Michigan City, Indiana, Blue Chip features a 65,000-square-foot single-level casino, two hotel towers with a total of 486 upscale rooms; five restaurants, a spa, full-service salon and fitness center, two gift shops and the 20,000-square-foot Stardust Event Center. For more information, visit www.bluechipcasino.com.  Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of  24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Boyd Gaming and Blue Chip press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com.